Roswell – Heath Ledger Almost Starred in Roswell

In February 2015, MoviePilot released the article “Heath Ledger Almost Starred in Roswell”. Please make sure to read the full article here.

In the late 90s, Heath Ledger arrived in Hollywood after a successful TV career in his home country, Australia. He was on the hunt for work and was looking for his big break when he decided to audition for the role of Max Evans on what was shaping up to be the hottest new sci-fi show on the planet, Roswell. The Fox Network was looking for a strong male actor to carry the show and the be main love interest for the show’s central female character, Liz Parker. […]

Some related posts from the news archive can be found here:

David Nutter Shares Roswell Casting Story, June 2nd, 2014
Movieline Magazine: Heath Ledger Talks About ‘Roswell’, March 14th, 2001
‘Roswell’ Almost Cast Heath Ledger, June 27th, 2000

Heath Ledger would have turned 36 on Saturday, April 4th, 2015.

Thanks Sherryn!